Place:Russian Mission, Wade Hampton, Alaska, United States

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NameRussian Mission
TypeCity
Coordinates61.786°N 161.334°W
Located inWade Hampton, Alaska, United States


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Russian Mission (Iqugmiut in Central Yup'ik) is a city in Wade Hampton Census Area, Alaska, United States. It was the location of the first fur trading post of the Russian-American Company in 1842. It was officially named Russian Mission after the sale of Russian American possessions to the United States. The sale of alcohol is prohibited. At the 2000 census the population was 296.

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